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[audio]Building Bridges National: Cornel West - America at a Crossroads - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg 27:57 ****************************** America at a Crossroads With Dr. Cornel West, Class of 1943 Professor, Princeton Univ.. Author of âRace Mattersâ,âDemocracy Mattersâ and âHope on a Tightropeâ Cornel West is one of our most renowned public intellectuals. As we approach an economic, political, & spiritual crossroads, the next chapter of the American story is about to be written...
Keywords: Cornel West; racism; economic crisis
Downloads: 124
[audio]Building Bridges Radio: Why Banks Go Bad - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg 27 minutes ************************* Why Banks Go Bad â Understanding a Banking Crisis in Transition with Professor William K. Black, author of "The Best Way to Rob a Bank Is to Own One" The U.S. financial system is, once again, in crisis. Our largest, most sophisticated financial institutions have followed business practices that were certain to produce massive losses - practices so impru...
Keywords: Banks; Federal Reserve; economic crisis
Downloads: 90
[audio]Building Bridges National: Sisters in the Brotherhood; and Stupid Financial Markets - Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash
please note our new web page is www.buildingbridgesradio.org Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ******************************************** Is the Economy Stupid? with Prof William Spriggs, Chair, Economics Department, Howard University Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Indy Mac, Bear Streans, Lehman Brothers, AIG...We've been treated to the failure of more major financial firms that in any year since the Depression...
Keywords: labor union women; economic crisis; Wall Street
Downloads: 47
[audio]Building Bridges:Kucinich - Recession &; Elections; Metro Foreclosures; Korean Women Workers vs Sirius - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Monday, October 20, 2008, 7 â 8 PM EST, over 99.5 FM (58 minutes **************************************** Kucinich on the Fighting the Recession and Winning the Election We talk with Congressman Dennis Kucinich who represents Cleveland, Ohio, a city and a state fighting both high unemployment and home fore- closures...
Keywords: Kucinich; economic crisis; foreclosures; korean workers; Sirius
Downloads: 39
[audio]Building Bridges National: Kucinich and Aronowitz on the People's Agenda - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition -27:06 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ************************************** Excerpts from The Peopleâs Agenda: Working For An Economy For The People! A forum presented recently by WBAI, Building Bridges and the New York Society for Ethical Culture which examined the present crisis of capitalism and peoplesâ demands that the road to economic recovery lie in directly increasing their living standard and abandoning trick...
Keywords: capitalism; socialism; economic crisis; banking crisis; Stanley Aronowitz; Dennis Kucinich
Downloads: 46
[audio]Building Bridges National: Kucinich on the Recession and Elections - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg 27 minutes ******************************************** Kucinich on the Fighting the Recession and Winning the Election We talk with Congressman Dennis Kucinich who represents Cleveland, Ohio, a city and a state fighting both high unemploy- ment and home fore-closures. Ohio is a battleground state in the Presidential elections...
Keywords: Dennis Kucinich; economic crisis; Presidential elections; Barack Obama; Cleveland Ohio
Downloads: 43
[audio]Building Bridges National: Obamanomics and Lily Tomlin on Health Care for All - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg (27:07) ******************************************* OBAMANOMICS Sixteen Million Americans In Dire Poverty â Yup, It's the Economy! with Robert Pollin, Co-Director, Political Economy Research Inst., & Prof. of Economics at the University of Mass., Amherst and Meizhu Lui, Director, Closing the Racial Wealth Gap Initiative, Insight Center for Community Economic Development The percentage of p...
Keywords: Obama; obamanomics; economic crisis; national health care; Lily Tomlin
Downloads: 62
[audio]Building Bridges: Obama Wins; Jobless Increase; Veterans Speak Out - Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash
WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Monday, November 10, 2008, 7 â 8 PM EST, over 99.5 FM 59 minutes **************************************** Obama Wins Presidency as Jobless Rate at 14-Year High with William Spriggs, Chair, Economics Department Howard University President-elect Barack Obama will assume office in January in an American economy which has lost 240,000 jobs in October, and has shed 1.2 million jobs since the beginning of the year...
Keywords: Obama; elections; unemployment; economic crisis; Wiliams Spriggs; Patricia Williams; Veterans
Downloads: 45
[audio]Occupy Wall Street Wins, Then Celebrates with Citywide Protests - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition 28:55 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ******************************************** Occupy Wall Street Wins, Then Celebrates with Citywide Protests Following a huge and rapid public outcry that included hundreds of thousands of online petition signatures and phone calls to New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg's office, a threatened clean-up/ eviction of Occupy Wall Street's home base at LIberty Square was postponed just b...
Keywords: Occupy wall street; economic crisis; the 99%; unions; Zuccotti Park; Mayor Bloomberg; economic crisis; unemployment; Youth revolt; recession
Downloads: 52
[audio]Building Bridges National: Sitting In for Justice on the Job - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg 27:22 ****************************** Chicago Strikers Stood Up for Justice by Sitting In with Ricky Maclin,VP L. 1110, United Electrical Workers(UE) Raul Flores,Steward,Local 1110,UE Mark Meinster, UE Field Organizer Joycleyn Campbell, Domestic Workers United Sara Rodriguez a striking Stella D'Oro Cookie Worker, L...
Keywords: UE; United Electrical Workers; sit in; Republic Windows; economic crisis Chicago
Downloads: 14
[audio]Building Bridges: One Nation Working Together March on Washington - Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash
We present a special program with speeches and interviews from the Massive Demonstration on Saturday, October 2nd at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC The One Nation Working Together March on Washington sponsored by the AFL-CIO, NAACP, La Raza and 100âs of progressive organizations to demand the jobs to put people to work, and back to work. Jobs, economic security, comprehensive immigration reform, safe and renewable energy policy and a reversal of national priorities from making wars to m...
Keywords: AFL-CIO; NAACP; La Raza; One Nation; Richard Trumka; Harry Belafonte; Luis Gutierrez; unemployment; economic crisis
Downloads: 66
[audio]Building Bridges:Jesse Jackson on Rebuilding America - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:52 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ************************************** For Wall Street Itâs Paradise, But For Main Street Itâs Hell: A Conversation With Rev. Jesse Jackson On Rebuilding Our Street With Rev. Jesse Jackson, Founder & Pres. RainbowPUSH Coalition The Rev. Jackson spoke with us about the âjobless recoveryâ and continuing foreclosure crisis, amidst what some claim is an economic recovery...
Keywords: Jesse Jackson; RainbowPUSH; Martin Luther King; Jr; economic crisis; bank reform; financial crisis; economic stimulus
Downloads: 43
[audio]Building Bridges: Greek Elections A New Beginning?; March Against Stop and Frisk; Justice For Rahmarley Graham - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
WBAIâs Radio Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Monday, June 18, 2012, 7- 8 pm EST, over 99.5 FM Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash ******************************** Thousands Say STOP Frisking Our Communities: No To Racial & Ethnic Profiling Under Mayor Bloomberg, in 2011, 685,000 New Yorkers were stopped by the Police. Of those stopped 605,328 were completely innocent of any wrongdoing...
Keywords: Greece economic crisis; Rahmarley Graham; Leo Panitch; Costas Panayotakis; NYC stop and frisk march
Downloads: 20
[audio]Building Bridges: Newark Unemployment Protest in 6th Month is a Model for the Nation - Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition 28' Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ******************************************** Newark Unemployment Protest in 6th Month is a Model for the Nation with Larry Hamm, Chairman, People's Organization for Progress, Newark, N.J. The U.S. economy is struggling, but in many black communities Americans are in the throes of a depression...
Keywords: Larry Hamm; People's Organization for Progress; Newark; N.J; unemployment; economic crisis; African-American jobs crisis
Downloads: 28
[audio]Building Bridges: Fighting for Green Jobs to Re-industrialize the U.S. - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 28 minutes Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg **************************** Building a Movement for Green Jobs to Re-industrialize the U.S. with Leo Gerard, President of the United Steelworkers We feature the voice of a labor leader who is building bridges between workers internationally and sees the ties that bind the labor and environmental movements in the U.S...
Keywords: economic crisis; unemployment; Leo Gerard; United Steelworkers; The Green Collar Economy; China WTO; green jobs; reindustrialization
Downloads: 22
[audio]Building Bridges: NYC Financial Disaster; Afro-Colombian Workers Repressed - Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash
WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Monday, October 6, 2008, 7 â 8 PM EST, over 99.5 FM (58 minutes **************************************** NYC: Financial Disaster Ahead? with James Parrott Deputy Director and Chief Economist, Fiscal Policy Institute Author, "The End of Wall Street as We Know It" Employers cut 159,000 jobs in Sept.. It was the biggest monthly decline since 2003 and new evidence of a strengthening recession...
Keywords: economic crisis; New York State economy; Colombia trade unions; Afro-Colombians
Downloads: 33
[audio]Building Bridges: AIDS Activists Arrested; Deny Waiver Coalition; Unemployment Emergency - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Monday, December 6, 2010, 7 - 8 p.m. EST, over 99.5 FM or streaming live at http://www.wbai.org ******************** Deny Waiver Coalition Rally at Tweed Shows Outrage over Appointment of Cathie Black as Schools Chancellor The Deny Waiver Coalition gathered hundreds of parents, elected officials educators and community leaders at the Tweed Courthouse, Headquarters of the NYC Dept...
Keywords: Mayor Bloomberg and AIDS; Cathie Black; Housing Works; Unemployment; economic crisis
Downloads: 21
[audio]Building Bridges: Emergency Unemployed Civil Disobedience in NYC; Living Wage Protest by Clergy - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition -27:35 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg **************************** NYC Unemployed Arrested Protesting Benefits Termination With Members of Flashmobs4jobs Workers who have exceeded the 99 week maximum limit on unemployment benefits (called 99ers) were arrested for blocking traffic on Varick Street at a demonstration outside the NYS Dept.of labor...
Keywords: unemployment; 99ers; economic crisis; jobs; fiscal stimulus; living wage bill; labor religion coalition
Downloads: 62
[audio]Building Bridges National: People's Bailout Now; Wal-Mart Shopping Death - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg 28' ******************************************** Wal-Mart Employee Trampled to Death: Its Record of Endangering Workers & Consumers Unabated, with Pat Purcell, Director, Special Projects, L. 1500, UFCW Jdimytai Damour, a Wal-Mart employee in suburban New York died after he was trampled by a crush of shoppers who tore down the front doors and thronged into the store, subsequent to being wipe...
Keywords: economic crisis; people's bailout; jobs with justice; Wal-Mart; Jdimytai Damour; economic stimulus
Downloads: 14
[audio]Building Bridges: Jobs, Jobs, Jobs - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:44 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg **************************** The State of Working America With Avis Jones-DeWeever, Director of Research & Public Policy, National Council of Negro Women Juan Cartagena, General Counsel & Vice Pres. of Advocacy, Community Service Society, Robert Pollin, Co- Dir., Political Economy Research Institute & economics professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst....
Keywords: unemployment; economic crisis; Robert Pollin; Avis Jones-DeWeever; Juan Cartagena; Jobs; economic stimulus
Downloads: 74
[audio]Washington to Detroit - Drop Dead? - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg 27:36 ******************************************** Washington to Detroit - Drop Dead? with Frank Hammer, Former President, UAW Local 909, Warren, Michigan and Warren Brown, Auto Columnist, "Washington Post " When auto executives and unions leaders came to Washington to ask for a $25 billion bailout, they expected a cold shoulder from Bush, but got one from many in the Congress as well...
Keywords: Detroit; economic crisis; unemployment; auto; auto bailout; Frank Hammer; Warren Brown
Downloads: 38
[audio]Building Bridges: Capitalism's Crisis; Indigenous People's Day - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Monday, October 13, 2008, 7 â 8 PM EST, over 99.5 FM (59 minutes) **************************************** Replacing Columbus Day with Indigenous Peoples Day with Dean Hutchinson, Cherokee scholar & poet Indigenous People mark the anniversary of Columbus' voyage, to use the occasion to reveal the historical truth about the invasion & the consequent genocide and environmental destruction and then to organize against its continuation to...
Keywords: Colombus Day; Native Americans; Indigenous People's Day; Economic Crisis; William Greider; Francis Fox Piven; Arun Gupta
Downloads: 65
[audio]Building Bridges: Israel's Bloody Invasion; Blunt Economic Stimulus?; Recession Hits Domestic Worker - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Monday, January 12, 2009, 7 - 8 p.m. EST, over 99.5 FM 58:30 **************************************** Israelâs Hands Are Stained Red With Gazan Blood: Insights Into The Middle East with Former Ambassador Edward Peck, Special Asst. to the Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, Nixon Administration, Chief of Mission in Baghdad, Carter Administration...
Keywords: Gaza Invasion; Edward Peck; Israel; economic crisis; Arun Gupta; Bill Tabb; domestic workers; Ai-Jen Poo
Downloads: 35
[audio]Building Bridges National: Sit-Ins at Visteon Auto Plants; Attacks on Social Security with Dean Bak - Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition 27:41 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ************************************** An Occupation and On the Picket Line At The Visteon Plants In Belfast And Enfield, London with Phil Wilson, machine setter, Visteon Ensfield plant Jerry Campbell, retiree, Visteon, Belfast plant More than 600 Workers in Visteon car parts plants in Belfast, Northern Ireland and Enfield and Basildon, England were given six-minutes notice before the...
Keywords: auto workers; Visteon; UNITE Britain; Ford; sit-in; Dean Baker; Center for Economic Policy Research; Social Security; economic crisis
Downloads: 70
[audio]Buiilding Bridges: Iran – A New Wave of Unionization? - Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27 minutes Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ************************************** Iran â A New Wave of Unionization? With Homayoun Poorzad, Central Council Member, Network of Iranian Labor Unions (NILU) Despite unrelenting state repression, there have been rumblings of renewed labor organizing in Iran. While the most visible activities are those of the Bus union of Tehran, the Sugar âWorkers and teachers unions, there...
Keywords: Iran Unions; Iran labor; Homayoun Poorzad; Network of Iranian Labor Unions (NILU); Iran economy; Iran stikes; Iran subsidies; economic crisis
Downloads: 53
[audio]Building Bridges: Auto Bailout?; Agriprocessors' Exploitation from Iowa to NYC - Mimi Rosenberg and Ken Nash
WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Monday, November 24, 2008, 7 â 8 PM EST, over 99.5 FM 57:59 **************************************** Washington to Detroit - Drop Dead? with Frank Hammer, Former Pres., UAW Local 909, Warren, Michigan and Warren Brown, Auto Columnist, "Washington Post " When auto executives and unions leaders came to Washington last week to ask for a $25 billion bailout, they expected a cold shoulder from...
Keywords: auto industry; auto bailout; economic crisis; Warren Brown; Mike Hammer; UAW; Agriprocessors; UFCW; Paul Ouderkirk; Postville; St. Bridget's Church; Rubaskin
Downloads: 39
[audio]Building Bridges National: Wall Street Protests - Bail Out the People - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27 minutes Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ************************************** The Bail Out Our Streets, Not Wall Street Protests Thousands and thousands of protesters marched to and rallied on Wall Street on April 3rd and 4th. The actions were sponsored by the Bail Out the People Coalition and United for Peace and Justice, both coalitions fighting to make clear itâs the people, who are suffering in the current econ...
Keywords: economic crisis; wall street bailouts; wall street protests; bail out the people; united for peace and justice; bank bailouts
Downloads: 42
[audio]Unemployment Insurance Cuts and Goldman Sachs Protest Arrests - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition 27:25 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ******************************************** Unraveling the Unemployment Insurance Lifeline with George Wentworth, Staff Attorney, National Employment Law Project At a time when U.S. corporations are stockpiling cash, itâs outrageous that state lawmakers have the audacity to make jobless workers pay for decades of irresponsible business tax breaks that ultimately undermined state une...
Keywords: Occupy wall street; Goldman Sachs; Chris Hedges; unemployment insurance; George Wentworth; National Employment Law Project; recession; economic crisis
Downloads: 40
[audio]Building Bridges: Argentina's Real Labor Movement; Cleveland Worker Cooperatives - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ************************************** Argentina: This is What a Labor Movement Looks Like With Marina Kabat, Prof., Argentinean History, Univ. of Buenos Aires; Coordinator, Working-Class Studies Workshop, Center for the Study & Investigation of Social Sciences (CEICS) and Immanuel Ness, Prof., Brooklyn College, CUNY and author The International Encyclopedia of Revolution and Protest: 1500 ...
Keywords: Argentina labor; Kraft strike; piqueteros; Immanuel Ness; Marina Kabat; Cleveland worker cooperatives; Evergreen Cooperative; Argentina worker cooperatives; Argentina economic crisis
Downloads: 65
[audio]Building Bridges: Greek Meltdown; Transport Unions Fight Cuts - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:51 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg **************************** TWU Local 100 â Keep America Moving - Fighting Layoffs Featuring John Samuelsen, President, TWU, Local 100 Rev. Jesse Jackson, President, Rainbow PUSH Coalition Larry Hanley. ATU International Vice President 2500 Transit workers and supporters rallied at NYCâs Penn Station in an event timed to coincide with other actions taken around the nation to prot...
Keywords: Greece debt crisis; Costas Panayotakis; John Samuelsen; TWU; Local 100; Jesse Jackson; Larry Hanley. ATU; Mass transit; economic crisis
Downloads: 23
[audio]Building Bridges: Long Term Unemployment A National Crisis - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges, the National Edition with Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash ***************** Long Term Unemployment A National Crisis with Christine Owens, Ex. Dir., National Employment Law Project Another month and another tepid unemployment report. The nation's unemployment rate just went up to 7.6% with no prospect for a significant decline in sight. The plight of the long term unemployed who represent over 37% of the unemployed is all but forgotten...
Keywords: Christine Owens; National Employment Law Project; Robert Reich; unemployment rate; Long term unemployment; sequestration; economic crisis; poverty
Downloads: 31
[audio]Building Bridges: Jobs, Jobs and More Jobs - The Real Bottom Line - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg **************************** We Need Jobs, Jobs and More Jobs With . Avis Jones-DeWeever, Exec. Dir., Ntl. Council of Negro Women . Heidi Shierholz, labor market economist, Economic Policy Institute . Catherine Singley, Policy Analyst, Economic Employment Project, National Council of La Raza Persistent high unemployment & lackluster job growth are having a profoundly damaging impact on mill...
Keywords: Avis Jones-DeWeever; National Council of Negro Women; Heidi Shierholz; Economic Policy Institute; Catherine Singley; National Council of La Raza; unemployment; jobs; economic crisis; One Nation Working Together
Downloads: 61
[audio]Building Bridges: Jobless Recovery? Poverty on the Rise! - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:32 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ************************************** Economic Recovery Leaves Workers Behind? with . Heidi Shierholz, Economic Policy Institute . Meizhu Lui, Dir., Closing the Racial Wealth Gap Initiative, Insight Center for Community & Economic Development . Avis Jones-DeWeever, Dir., National Council of Negro Womenâs Research, Public Policy & Information Center They say the economy may be boun...
Keywords: economic crisis; economic recovery; unemployment; poverty; racial wealth gap; Heidi Shierholz; Economic Policy Institute; Avis Jones-DeWeever; Dir; National Council of Negro; Meizhu Lui
Downloads: 36
[audio]Building Bridges: Greek SYRIZA Leader Tsipras in NY Condemns Austerity; NYC School Bus Strike Update - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges National Edition Produced by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash ***************** Greeceâs Radical Left Coalition SYRIZA Leader Alexis Tsipras in NY Says No to Anti-Austerity Politics with Alexis Tsipras, member, Hellenic parliament, pres. of the Synaspismos political party since 2008, head of the SYRIZA parliamentary group since 2009 and leader of the opposition since June 2012 The Radical Coalition of the Left (Syriza) has become Greece's second-largest party following its dramatic su...
Keywords: Greece austerity; Alexis Tsipras; SYRIZA; Europe economic crisis austerity; ATU Local 1181; NYC School Bus strike; Bloomberg school bus strike; Jimmy Hedge ATU Local 1181
Downloads: 38
[audio]Building Bridges: UN Global Economic Crisis Conference - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition -28 minutes Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ************************************** Peoplesâ Voices on the International Economic Crisis . Jana Silverman, Coordinator of Campaigns of Social Watch, an NGO network monitoring poverty eradication & gender equality (headquartered in Montevideo, Uruguay) . Gemma Adaba, Representative, UN, International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC), New York ...
Keywords: economic crisis; United Nations; Miguel D’Escoto Brockmann; Jana Silverman; Coordinator of Campaigns of Social Watch; Gemma Adaba; Representative; UN; International Trade
Downloads: 35
[audio]Building Bridges: Unemployment Crisis NYC Demonstration - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:42 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg **************************** Emergency Unemployment Protest 2 Million More May Loose Benefits in December With Trudy Goldberg, Chair, National Jobs for All Coalition Bill Henning, Vice President of CWA, Local 1180 Jon Bloom, Executive Director, Workers Defense League, Noreen Connell, Past Pres., NOW, NY State The National Jobs for all Coalition held a protest demonstration in NYC to...
Keywords: Trudy Goldberg; National Jobs for All Coalition; Bill Henning; CWA; Local 1180; Jon Bloom; Workers Defense League; Noreen Connell; NOW; unemployment rate; unemployment benefits; economic crisis
Downloads: 37
[audio]Building Bridges: Pt 2 - One Nation March on Washington - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:58 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg **************************** Today part 2 of our special program coverage with speeches and interviews from the Massive Demonstration on Saturday, October 2nd at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC The One Nation Working Together March on Washington sponsored by the AFL-CIO, NAACP, La Raza and 100âs of progressive organizations to demand the jobs to put people to work, and back ...
Keywords: Jesse Jackson; Rainbow Push Coalition; AFLCIO; economic crisis; immigrant righs; Yves Gomes; NAACP; Ellie Flores; Mary K. Henry; Employees Intl Union (SEIU)
Downloads: 46
[audio]Building Bridges: WPA's Federal Theater Project - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:06 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ************************************** Furious Improvisation: How the WPA and a Cast of Thousands Made High Art Out of Desperate Times with author Susan Quinn A vivid portrait of the turbulent 1930s and the Roosevelt administration as seen through the WPAâs Federal Theater Project which managed to turn a WPA unemployment program into a platform for some of the most cutting-edge the...
Keywords: Great Depression; unemployment; WPA; Works Progress Administration; Susan Quinn; Furious Improvisation; President Roosevelt; fireside chats; Federal Theater Project; economic crisis; economic stimulus
Downloads: 122
[audio]Building Bridges: Suffolk Racist Murder; Green Economy Stimulant; NYS Budget Cuts - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Produced & Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Monday, November 17, 2008, 7 â 8 PM EST, over 99.5 FM 58:55 **************************************** Anti-Immigrant Hate In Suffolk Responsible for Stabbing Death of Ecuadorian Laborer Marcelo Lucero with Rev. Allan Ramirez, Pastor, Brookville Reformed Church, & noted immigrant advocate Jeffrey Conroy, and 6 other teens declared that they were going to "attack a Mexican" and headed to the...
Keywords: immigration; Marcelo Lucero; Patchogue; Allan Ramirez; Seve Levy; economic crisis; auto bailout; green economy; Robert Pollin; NYS Budget; Gov. Paterso; budget cuts
Downloads: 22
[audio]Building Bridges: Wal-Mart Shopping Death; Subway Subs Farmworker Protest; People's Bailout Now - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
WBAI Radio's Building Bridges: Your Community & Labor Report Produced and Hosted by Mimi Rosenberg & Ken Nash Monday, December 1, 2008, 7 â 8 PM EST, over 99.5 FM 58:19 **************************************** Wal-Mart Employee Trampled to Death: Its Record of Endangering Workers & Consumers Unabated, with Pat Purcell, Director, Special Projects, Local 1500, UFCW Jdimytai Damour, a Wal-Mart employee in suburban New York died after he was trampled by a crush of shoppers who tore down the front d...
Keywords: economic crisis; Jobs with Justice; Wal-Mart; UFCW; Pat Purcell; Local 1500; UFCW; Coalition of Immoakee Workers; immigrant workers; Subway Sandwiches; immigrant workers
Downloads: 34
[audio]Building Bridges: Obama's Jobs Plan - So Where's the Beef? - Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg
Building Bridges: Your Community and Labor Report National Edition - 27:50 Produced by Ken Nash and Mimi Rosenberg ******************************************** Speaker Boehnerâs Adds His Jobs Pitch To Obamaâs, So Whereâs The Beef? with Timothy Canova, professor of international economic law and author of The Federal Reserve We Need and the Legacy of the Clinton Bubble House Speaker John Boehner added his two cents to the pot of job creation plans when he called for a total reform of the tax c...
Keywords: Obama jobs; economic crisis; unemployment; Speaker Boehner Jobs; state bank of North Dakota; deficit debate; Timothy Canova; Dr. Rozanne Everson Junker; Federal Reserve; public jobs programs
Downloads: 42
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